Education

Discovery Center of Idaho offers virtual STEM courses

Between COVID-19 safety concerns and winter weather conditions, taking your children to science exhibits may not be feasible. If your little ones were hoping to...

‘It was pretty overdue’: Boise library book returned 110 years late

One library book made its way back to the Boise Public Library about 110 years past its due date, according to library assistant Anne...

Getting by: Boise State grad students struggling with high rents, few housing choices

Boise was a pretty easy place to live as a graduate student when William Rudisill rolled into town five years ago. Fresh off a stint...

Boise State looks to lease beds for freshmen, plans new dorm building

Boise State University is looking for more beds for students next school year.  Last month, the university requested proposals looking to lease roughly 70 beds...

‘Loge boxes and premium space:’ A whole new look for ExtraMile Arena? Boise State studies big upgrades

Boise State University is evaluating potential large-scale changes to the basketball and events arena on campus. The school hired Hummel Architects in 2019 for a...

Boise State hired firm to study upgrades, expansion to core campus building

A Boise architecture firm worked with Boise State to dream up a new direction for a long-standing part of the school's Boise campus. The existing...

No lawsuit filed yet in Big City Coffee dispute

A local coffee shop hasn’t yet filed a lawsuit after its dispute with Boise State University made Treasure Valley headlines.  At the end of March,...

Boise Entrepreneur Week expanding ‘Hacking for Homebuilding’ challenge

If you’re looking to innovate in the development world, you might have a chance to win some cash.  This fall, Boise State’s Venture College and...

Outreach, collaboration, COVID, business focus: Tromp outlines Boise State’s ‘state of the university’

Boise State University President Dr. Marlene Tromp touted a long list of achievements and new initiatives for the school during Wednesday's annual State of...

The Louvre. The Met. The… Fiesta Bowl? Boise State’s virtual art museum, the Luminary, set to open

A long-promised new addition to the Boise State University campus will open this fall. Boise State University President Dr. Marlene Tromp spent several minutes talking...

‘Traffic’s going to be bad’: New high school will open without required road improvements

Owyhee High School will welcome 1,430 students at the start of the 2021 school year, but some road improvement projects near the school are...

You Asked: What’s going up on the site of the torn-down school?

A long-vacant former school site has seen new activity in recent weeks, years after crews tore the school down. Jackson Elementary opened in the early...

Consultant helps Boise State evaluate conference future, records show: How the Broncos stack up

Boise State continues to evaluate its options when it comes to conference affiliation - including paying an outside contractor this year to provide a...

Boise State offers student interns to small businesses at no cost

If you own a small business and could use some extra hands, Boise State is offering up interns at no cost to employers. BSU’s Bronco...

New Boise grade school gets name, faster timeline, three-story design

The Boise School District announced it would open the new grade school in Boise’s Barber Valley sooner than expected. It also announced a name...